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Mr. Potatohead in Love

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1994
Blue from the Death Edition

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An artist's book in the form of a canvas scroll with a wooden dowel at each end. The text and five woodcuts are mounted on one side of the scroll, with colophon at lower right. A grosgrain ribbon with a metal hook fastener is attached to one dowel for closure. Issued rolled, in a wooden box with a sliding top and red ribbon lifts. The title is burned into the top of the box.
"Woodcuts accompany a short story about buskers in NYC. The main character is captivated by a young woman singing a soulful note or two in Grand Central Station, before the cops hustle her off"--Vamp & Tramp Booksellers website, viewed Jan. 9, 2014.

Title

Mr. Potatohead in Love

Publisher

Blue from the Death Edition

Date

1994

Description

http://faculty.goucher.edu/mbell/

An artist's book in the form of a canvas scroll with a wooden dowel at each end. The text and five woodcuts are mounted on one side of the scroll, with colophon at lower right. A grosgrain ribbon with a metal hook fastener is attached to one dowel for closure. Issued rolled, in a wooden box with a sliding top and red ribbon lifts. The title is burned into the top of the box.
"Woodcuts accompany a short story about buskers in NYC. The main character is captivated by a young woman singing a soulful note or two in Grand Central Station, before the cops hustle her off"--Vamp & Tramp Booksellers website, viewed Jan. 9, 2014.

Rights

Courtesy of the artist

Format

Artists' books--Maryland
Woodcuts (prints)

Source

Vanderbilt University Special Collections, Southern Civilization Collection

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/artists-books-df-brown/potatohead-in-love.jpg

Citation

Bell, Madison Smartt, “Mr. Potatohead in Love,” Gallery, accessed July 4, 2022, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/1118.